Dan Wakefield remembers the night Jack Kerouac bought everyone drinks at the bar after receiving his advance for On the Road, published 60 years ago this fall.
" You cannot run, writing prose. You can run while writing poetry."
In his Alzheimer's Poetry Project, Gary Glazner uses poetry as a tool with dementia patients to promote creative expression and connection with others.
Slam Poet Adam Henze's PhD in Education brings slam poetry into the classroom - as an educational tool that builds literacy, confidence and character.
Risking it all for rock and roll, drumming legend Kenny Aronoff quit the classical route to find that, suddenly, he had only "25 feet to save [his] career."
This naked photo of Hemingway means a lot more than you might think.
Alexandria Hollett's poem "Blessed Are The Persecuted: An Open Letter To The Indiana Legislature" was a lifetime in the making.
Readings from the oral history “Voices from Chernobyl” by 2015 Nobel laureate Svetlana Alexievich.
The first of the two-part summer series finale, on the literature of the Chernobyl nuclear catastrophe.
This week: the costs of longing for an ideal society.